Welcome to the Department of Mathematics

Department of Mathematics at Illinois State University

Matthew Winsor

Associate Professor
  • CURRENT COURSES
  • MAT 223.Sec 001 Introduction To Secondary Mathematics Education
  • MAT 328.Sec 002 Mathematics For Secondary Teacher: A Capstone Experience
  • TEACHING INTERESTS
  • Calculus, Geometry, Secondary teaching methods, History of mathematics.
  • RESEARCH INTERESTS
  • Secondary Mathematics Teacher Preparation, Teaching English Language Learners Mathematics
  • Ph D Mathematics Education - 2003
  • University of Iowa
  • Iowa City, IA
  • Dissertation/Thesis topic: Preservice Mathematics Teachers' Knowledge of Functions and its Effect on Lesson Planning at the Secondary Level.
  • MS Mathematics - 2002
  • University of Iowa
  • Iowa City, IA
  • MA Teaching and Learning - 1998
  • University of California, San Diego
  • La Jolla, CA
  • Dissertation/Thesis topic: Mathematics as a Second Language: Promoting Mathematical Literacy Among Secondary Students.
  • BA Mathematics Education - 1994
  • Brigham Young University
  • Provo, UT
  • SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
  • “Isometries in Outer Space”, N. Christensen, S. Pinto and M. Winsor, under review at the Math Teacher journal.
  • PRESENTATIONS
  • FUNDED GRANTS